Graduate Summit

Canceled: Graduate Summit, Friday, March 20, 2020

LMU’s first priority is the safety and well-being of our students and staff, and for that reason, Career and Professional Development has made the difficult decision to cancel Graduate Summit: Inside Academia.


Inside Academia: Navigating the Academic Job Market

Friday, March 20 | 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Von der Ahe Family Suite

This event provides students and alumni with an opportunity to hear from academic professionals (e.g., researchers, faculty, and administrators) about how they navigated and ultimately landed a job in academia. This event also unpacks common terminology used in the academic job market and helps students/alumni prepare for a successful job search.

Event Details

  • Where: Von der Ahe Family Suite, William H. Hannon Library
  • When: Friday, March 20, 2020; Event begins at 5:30 p.m.
  • Who: Graduate, undergradate and alumni interested in a career in academia
  • Cost: Free to students and alumni


Meet the Panel

Sharla Berry, Ph.D. ’09 ’11
BA in History; MA in Elementary Education
Assistant Professor
Cal Lutheran University

Regina Blasberg ’92
BS in Civil Engineering, Minor in Economics
Professor and Chair Engineering Technologies Department
College of the Canyons

Saeri Dobson, MFA
Chair of Studio Arts and Professor of Graphic Design
Loyola Marymount University

Keith Gosselin, MBA ’85
BA in Business Administration
Mount Saint Mary's University, Los Angeles

Monique Mansour, MFA ’12
BA in Screenwriting and Sociology
Loyola Marymount University

Farrell Webb, Ph.D. ’77
BA in Film & Television
California State University, Northridge


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